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Helicopter Crashes With Casualties

Helicopter Crashes With Casualties

Eight international peacekeepers, including six Americans, were killed and one American was injured in a helicopter crash in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula today, officials said. Washington Post reports that the peacekeepers belonged to the Multinational Force and Observers Mission, a Rome-based international peacekeeping force created by Egypt and Israel in 1979 when the neighboring nations signed […]

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Nigeria’s Aviation Sector Urged To Take Advantage Of AfDB’s Financing Window

Nigeria’s Aviation Sector Urged To Take Advantage Of AfDB’s Financing Window

“The aviation industry should take advantage of the aviation development financing window provided by the international development partners such as AfDB” and other financial institutions. This was part of the communiqué issued at the end of the Nigerian Aviation Workshop Symposium (NAWS) 2020 with the theme: ‘A Safety Management System Approach to Responses to Aviation […]

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FAAN To Negotiate Staff Benefits With Unions Before Concession Handover, Says Sirika

FAAN To Negotiate Staff Benefits With Unions Before Concession Handover, Says Sirika

Nigeria’s Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika says the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) will have to negotiate with aviation unions on the benefits to be paid to its staff that would be transferred to airports terminal concessionaires under the proposed concession plan, before the transfer of such personnel to the concessionaire and the eventual […]

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Ethiopian Reconfigures 25 Passenger Airplanes For Cargo Flights, Wins Crisis Leadership Award

Ethiopian Reconfigures 25 Passenger Airplanes For Cargo Flights, Wins Crisis Leadership Award

Ethiopian Airlines says it had to reconfigure 25 passenger airplanes for cargo flights to meet up with demands during the global spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. The airline has also won the ‘Overall Excellence for Outstanding Crisis Leadership 2020 Award’ from Global Finance magazine. The award recognizes companies that went above and beyond in responding […]

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